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Volume 102, Issue 3-4, Pages 195-214
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/1995/69812

The Origin of Workerless Parasites in Leptothorax (S. Str.) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

1Theodor-Boveri-Institut (Biozentrum der Universität), LS Verhaltensphysiologie und Soziobiologie, Am Hubland, Würzburg D-97074, Germany
2Zool. Inst. I, Univ. Erlangen-Nürnberg, Staudtstrasse 5, Erlangen D-91058, Germany

Received 19 January 1995

Copyright © 1995 Jürgen Heinze.

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